The Scholars-in-Residence program will offer two professionals an opportunity to gain practical experience in activities, special assignments, and/or research projects that support federal, state, and community-based programs, policies, and best practices in various counseling settings: Schools, Hospitals and Community Agencies.
Two Scholars-in-Residence will be selected annually using the following guidelines. Scholars will be compensated as stated below.
- The first position will be awarded to a practicing counselor.
- The second position will be awarded to a graduate student who has completed a minimum of 30 credit hours in a regionally accredited counseling degree program.
- Both interns will serve for one full year with the ACA Center for Counseling Practice, Policy, and Research.
- Both interns will work 10 hours per week.
Both interns will be provided a stipend: $10,000 for the practicing counselor and $7,500 for the graduate student.
Applications open in September 2014.
For more information, please contact the Center’s director, Will Stroble, at (800) 347-6647 x324 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.